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Thursdays with Bob, Backups, and Email Apps
Mar 11th, 2021 1:36 PM

Charlotte Henry joins guest-host Bryan Chaffin to break down how Apple Music and Spotify pay artists and labels, and what that might mean to the...

Mac Geek Gab Podcast

Hosted by Dave Hamilton & John F. Braun.

Mac Geek Gab

Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to answer your questions and discuss things of interest to Apple and Mac geeks, yet present them in a way that's both entertaining and informative for the average listener.

Background Mode Podcast

Hosted by John Martellaro from The Mac Observer.

Background Mode

Join The Mac Observer's John Martellaro every week for fascinating interviews with tech industry pros and luminaries. It's more than a show about what they do; it's about who they are.

Apple Context Machine Podcast

Hosted by Bryan Chaffin from The Mac Observer.

Apple Context Machine

Apple Context Machine is a weekly in-depth look at Apple and the tech world from Bryan Chaffin, editor-in-chief of The Mac Observer with special guests from the tech world.

Media+

Hosted by Charlotte Henry from The Mac Observer.

Media+

Charlotte Henry and her guests bring focus — and a little something extra — to discussions about digital media in today's world.

Podcast Archives

  1. Mar. 11th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Thursdays with Bob, Backups, and Email Apps – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-11

    Bob "Dr Mac" LeVitus joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss backing up off-site, easy ways to back up on-site, and an email app with potential.

  2. Mar. 10th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple Pencil Wishlist – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-10

    John Kheit joins host Kelly Guimont to talk about the Apple Pencil's current iteration, and his wishlist for the Apple Pencil's future.

  3. Mar. 9th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    In-Person Events, Ad Tracking Complaints – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-09

    Bryan Chaffin and Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to talk about getting together in person in June, and the latest complaint against Apple for daring to offer user privacy.

  4. Mar. 9th, 2021
    Media+
    Spotify to Overtake Apple as The Home of Podcasting — Media+

    Dave Hamilton, The Mac Observer's co-founder and host of the Mac Geek Gab podcast, joins host Charlotte Henry to look at the future, and history, of podcasting. They dig into some data that indicates Spotify is about to overtake Apple as the go-to podcast destination.

  5. Mar. 8th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    International Women’s Day – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-08

    Charlotte Henry joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss announcements celebrating Women's History Month and International Women's Day.

  6. Mar. 8th, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Vinyl, AirPods, and More! — Mac Geek Gab 860

    Connecting two pieces of technology together should be easy, right? Not always! Listen as John and Dave scratch their collective heads over all your questions. Topics include, audio, SSDs, M1 Macs, bookmarks, and more. There's time for a few Quick Tips and Cool Stuff Found, too! Press play and enjoy learning at least five new things along with your two favorite geeks!

  7. Mar. 5th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Security Friday! Search Engines and Support – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-04

    Andrew Orr joins host Kelly Guimont for Security Friday news, including updates on cookies and iOS released and some tech support help from Apple.

  8. Mar. 4th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    If This Then Bob – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-04

    Today Kelly is joined by Bob "Dr Mac" LeVitus to discuss If This Then That, and some of the ways you can use the service to automate your life.

  9. Mar. 3rd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple’s Health Responses and Study Results – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-03

    Andrew Orr and Charlotte Henry join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's year of pandemic actions, and the results of the latest health study.

  10. Mar. 2nd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Civilization VI and You – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-02

    Andrew Orr and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest iteration of the game Civilization, and also explain the game to Kelly.

  11. Mar. 2nd, 2021
    Media+
    Reviewing Revue, Substack, and Clubhouse — Media+

    Techcrunch's Steve O'Hear joins host Charlotte Henry to look at some recent media phenomena - Revue, Substack, and Clubhouse. With the first already acquired by Twitter, should Apple be looking to get involved with either of the other two?

  12. Mar. 1st, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Apple Awards and Evolution – TMO Daily Observations 2021-03-01

    Charlotte Henry and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's latest award, and the future of Apple's corporate divisions.

  13. Mar. 1st, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Rolling With Wi-Fi — Mac Geek Gab 859

    Sometimes you've gotta go... and sometimes — make that ALL the times — you need Wi-Fi. Never fear, John and Dave are here to help answer the tough (and fun) questions. Listen as your two favorite geeks pour through the mailbag, trying to answer as many of your questions as possible in the time we all have together each week. Don't forget to send in your questions: [email protected] and they'll answer yours, too!

  14. Feb. 26th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Security Friday Browser Edition – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-26

    Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to discuss the latest Security Friday updates from Google and Firefox, and offer up some alternate browser options.

  15. Feb. 25th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Doctor Mac on Apple Arcade – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-25

    Bob "Dr Mac" LeVitus joins host Kelly Guimont today to chat about Apple Arcade and why Bob has become a casual fan of Apple casual gaming service.

  16. Feb. 24th, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    The Latest Episode of Bryan is The Worst – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-24

    Charlotte Henry and Bryan Chaffin join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Apple's acquisitions, both public and not-so-public.

  17. Feb. 23rd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Spring Preview of TV+ – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-23

    Charlotte Henry and Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to look ahead to the Spring preview of what's coming to Apple TV+.

  18. Feb. 23rd, 2021
    Media+
    Facebook Turns The News Off And on Again – Media+

    Host Charlotte Henry is joined by media critic Mic Wright to discuss the recent clash between Facebook and the Australian government, which saw news content removed from the social network in Oz. It is now being restored, but what are the wider implications?

  19. Feb. 22nd, 2021
    The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast
    Silver Sparrow and You – TMO Daily Observations 2021-02-22

    Andrew Orr join host Kelly Guimont to discuss Silver Sparrow malware, including what it's actually doing and how concerned you should be.

  20. Feb. 22nd, 2021
    Mac Geek Gab Podcast
    Solving an LSD Problem — Mac Geek Gab 858

    Of course you knew we meant LaunchServicesDaemon, right? Sometimes it has problems... and your two favorite geeks have the solution! Listen as John and Dave talk through your questions, tips, and Cool Stuff Found while everyone — including them — learns at least five new things!